In This Issue


The Driving Force for Peace

Today, discussion meetings continue to serve as the driving force for the development of the SGI’s movement for world peace, based on the conviction that kosen-rufu begins with heart-to-heart dialogue.

“Time Is of the Essence” to Illuminate the World

An introduction and determination by Olivia Saito, the newly appointed SGI-USA young women’s leader.

A Victorious Life of Absolute Freedom

Hideki Vail shares what she learned from 57 years of Buddhist practice.

Becoming “Experts in Winning in Life”

The 2016 Introductory Exam will be offered in October for SGI-USA members to strengthen their faith, practice and study of Buddhism.

Celebrating 50 Years of the Byakuren Group

Across the country, 340 young women join the young women's training group.

Those Who Never Give Up Win in the End

Thomas Edison, the Great Inventor (Part 1 of 2)

Moscow, the Capital of Russia

Spread Your Wings Toward the Future (Part 3 of 3)

The Driving Force for Peace

On the SGI tradition of discussion meetings.

Keys to Lively District Discussion Meetings

“Discussion meetings, which are a microcosm of the Soka Gakkai, must therefore abound with experiences of members gaining great benefit through faith.”